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Address: Nicosia, Cyprus
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Nicosia Day Trip from Paphos and Limassol
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pretty and exotic

it's very beautiful, old place with a very good restaurant inside. there are a lot of touristy nick nacks.we liked the food in the restaurant. the prices are reasonabe.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
ZanetaOlszak
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Basel, Switzerland
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Basel, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

it's very beautiful, old place with a very good restaurant inside. there are a lot of touristy nick nacks.we liked the food in the restaurant. the prices are reasonabe.

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London, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice historical building and cultural centre . Lots of small local craft shops and some bistros . A nice oasis between the more 20th century buildings . Very busy with tourists like ourselves .Enjoyed thevisit very much

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is good for turists only ! The bistro what is located ther is not good ! The staff dont understand english and the service is verry bad! The food and drinks are not fresh and good

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to miss this place unless you have a map or guide prompting you to go in. Go through one of the arches and you are in a very pretty square, with genuine craft shops all round the sides on the ground floor and the upper floor. There are restaurants with outside seating and it is all very nice. Lots... More 

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Malta
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A a particular attraction reminding you of the past. It was nice working through seeing the grandeur of the former Ottoman emperor. Today it is a cultural central and there are also a number of souvenir shops on the ground floor

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

The Buyuk Han is just inside the Turkish part of Nicosia and is a very fine building built by the Ottomans in the 16th Century - it is a must see place. Once you have crossed the border it is well signposted and takes you past many of the street vendors and their 'high end handbags'. Once inside the Buyuk... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Nice place to visit just inside the Turkish side and with easy access from the Greek side then good to visit, some nice craft stalls and places to eat, browse around or just spend a few hours just people watching

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Went across the border to visit, well worth it. Lovely building surrounded by quaint little souvenir shops and a few restaurants.

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Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We traveled to Lefkosa by car and managed to find a free place near the Kyrenia gate entrance to the old walls. As you walk along this main route you will soon find yourself at the Bayuk Han as we did and found a bice corner for a rest and a drink. The upper level has some lovely small craft... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

This is a heavily touristed location, but it's a convenient place to pick up Turkish style souvenirs (or in my case, real apple tea). There's a restaurant that's a tad expensive but not bad.

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